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This course provides the midwifery students with an understanding of childbearing as a normal development in the life cycle of a woman and her family. It prepares the student to provide expert care and high quality services to families from before the child’s conception through to the end of the first year of its life.
Offered: Semester 1
Contact Hours: 14 weeks of 3 hours per week
Assessment: 50% viva, 50% examination
This course provides the midwifery students with advanced knowledge of scientific theories related to childbearing, develops critical reasoning and expert clinical skills in the management, monitoring and evaluating of women and their families during the reproductive life cycle.
Offered: Semester 1
Contact Hours: 14 weeks of 3 hours per week
Assessment: 60% coursework, 40% examination
This course explores the principles and concepts of primary healthcare, epidemiology and community development in conducting community health assessments.
Offered: Semester 2
Prerequisites: HNS264
Contact hours per week: 9
Assessment: 100% coursework,
This course is the final of the series of five (5) nursing practice courses across the Bachelor of Nursing program. It further consolidates knowledge and skills necessary for the provision of quality nursing care. Student is supervised at nursing care settings by Clinical Preceptors and shall continue to use reflectional practice to improve own practice.
Offered: Semester 2
Contact hours per week: 16
Prerequisites: HNS165, HNS262, HNS353
Assessment: 100% coursework
This course examines theories and concepts essential to the development of leadership and management skills in both personal and professional nursing.
Offered: Semester 2
Prerequisites: HNS261, HNS262, HNS361
Contact hours per week: 3
Assessment: 60% coursework, 40% examination

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Thumbnail     PROVISIONAL RESULTS SEMESTER TWO 2019  Results for Week one of the exams have been posted at the Taputoi Foyer and applications for recounts are now open.  Deadline for recount is Tuesday  17 December 2019 or  contact us on Tel. 20072 Ext 126,127,132,293 or 297.   Faafetai ma ia manuia.   STUDENT...
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Thumbnail FOUNDATION CERTIFICATES   The list for all Foundation students who have completed the requirements of the Foundation programme has been posted at  the Taputoi Foyer at  Le Papaigalagala Campus.   To avoid large gatherings and to expedite  applications to overseas universities, certificates for students...
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